ALEXANDRA SMITH ~ SOCIAL MEDIA & MARKETING


Alexandra is currently a senior at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia.  She is studying Advertising and Corporate Communication with a minor in Sports Communication. Over the past year, Alexandra has worked with several local businesses to help develop successful advertising campaigns. In her free time, Alexandra loves to explore new places and she is an avid D.C. sports fan. Alexandra most recently traveled to Jamaica in March of 2015.

DAVID GLAIZE ~ SALES & MARKETING 


David Glaize graduated from Colorado College with a degree in Mathematics and Economics. Once a middle school math teacher, David has shifted gears to focus on business and travel. David has traveled to ten different countries in South and Central America, and recently returned from a trip to Iceland. The next trip on his bucket list is powder skiing in Japan!

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KATARINA WILLIAMS ~ SOCIAL MEDIA & DIGITAL MARKETING


Katarina is currently a junior at Elon University in North Carolina. She is studying Business Entrepreneurship in hopes of opening her own Wellness Studio int the future. Over the past year, Kat interned in East London for a Telecommunications and Health Care company, called Speakset. In her free time, Kat enjoys traveling to warm places, yoga, and barre. 

CAL SIMMONS ~ FOUNDER & PUBLISHER


Cal Simmons is one of the most trusted and recognized experts in the travel industry. In 1976, Cal founded Cal Simmons Travel, which became one of the top travel agencies in the country. He is a frequent speaker at industry events, and has served on the boards of several airlines, hotel companies and a rental car agency. Cal is also the co-founder and manager of three early-stage venture funds and in 2001, he co-authored the widely acclaimed investment guide, Every Business Needs an Angel, published by Random House.  Continuing his success, in 2004, he launched Five Star Alliance (FSA) an online agency featuring the world’s great hotels. Cal recently launched Travel Redbook, which he hopes will become the definitive directory of recommended travel industry experts worldwide. Cal also publishes www.TravelOnion.com, which offers consumers the best travel deals, contests, and blogs all in one place.